This article covers the SPF and DKIM authentication processes for Campaigner and how they are managed in Valimail Enforce. While only one of the two authentication methods is required for an email to pass DMARC, our recommendation is to configure both whenever possible.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Configuring DKIM authentication for your Campaigner emails
- Add a Campaigner DKIM key in Enforce
- Configuring SPF authentication for your Campaigner emails
Configuring DKIM authentication for your Campaigner emails
To enable DKIM for Campaigner, add a CNAME record to your domain's Configuration page in Valimail Enforce:
You can then check to see if the DKIM key has been published, using a tool like Google Admin Toolbox Dig.
You can also find the instructions on how to set up DKIM and SPF for Campaigner, here.
Add a Campaigner DKIM key in Enforce
1. Go to your domain's Configuration page in Valimail Enforce and publish the newly created DKIM key.
a. Scroll down and add the two DKIM keys in your configuration, by clicking on Add a DKIM key.
b. Enter the selector name, CNAME target value, associate the key/s with Campaigner and then click Add.
You can find more detailed information on how to add a DKIM key in Valimail Enforce here.
Configuring SPF authentication for your Campaigner emails
Once you establish that Campaigner is an authorized sender for your domain, you will need to add the service in your Enabled Senders list in Enforce.
1. Please go to your domain's Configuration page in Enforce.
2. Click on the + sign from the Enabled Senders section:
3. Choose Campaigner from the list of configurable senders and then click Enable:
We encourage you to use the comment section for any useful information about your sending service, such as the name of the service owner, change request ticket numbers, etc.
As always, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to submit a ticket.